Fiesta Chili Beef and Rice Recipe - Allrecipes.com
  • READY IN 45 mins

Fiesta Chili Beef and Rice

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"This zesty dish creates its own fiesta with every spoonful. Serve with corn tortillas and salsa."

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Original recipe makes 4 to 6 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    35 mins
  • READY IN

    45 mins

Directions

  1. Add oil to a medium saucepan. Stir in rice, and cook over medium heat until rice begins to have a golden color, about 5 minutes. Add 1/2 cup onion and 1/2 cup green pepper; cook and stir for 1 minute. Stir in water and half of the chili sauce. Bring to boil. Mix in corn, lemon juice, and 1/2 teaspoon salt. Cover, and simmer over low heat for 20 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, saute beef with remaining 1/2 cup onion and 1/2 cup green pepper until meat loses pink color and vegetables are tender.
  3. Add remaining chili sauce, tomato sauce, cumin, and 1/2 teaspoon salt. Simmer uncovered 15 minutes.
  4. Turn rice onto a platter, and fluff with a fork. Sprinkle with cheese, and top with beef mixture. Serve immediately.
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Reviews More Reviews

Jan 21, 2004

This is really good. My Mexican boyfriend loved it and that is a huge compliment! Beware, it is pretty spicy.

 
Feb 25, 2003

Made this for dinner last night, it was really good... Used pablanos instead of bell peppers, and made added some cayenne to the meat while frying to make it hotter... Looking forward to the leftovers for lunch today!

 

5 Ratings

Aug 29, 2002

Quick, easy, tasty. Went down well with my flat mates.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 578 kcal
  • 29%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 54.9 g
  • 18%
  • Cholesterol
  • 81 mg
  • 27%
  • Fat
  • 27.1 g
  • 42%
  • Fiber
  • 3.7 g
  • 15%
  • Protein
  • 30.4 g
  • 61%
  • Sodium
  • 1186 mg
  • 47%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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